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March 28, 2015

The TouchArcade Show – 198 – Are You a Let’s Go Cena or a Cena Sucks Kind of Guy?

Unfortunately, radical Radical billionaire Mike Meade has fired Brad Nicholson as his body surrogate, so we’re back to normal episodes of the podcast- As if that is ever possible. This week has been pretty crazy from an overall story output perspective, so we’re kind of scatterbrained and recording late in the day. But, I’d argue […]

TouchArcade Game of the Week: ‘Star Wars Rebels: Recon Missions’

The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to. Now, before anyone goes over-thinking this, it doesn’t necessarily mean our Game of the Week pick is the highest scoring game […]

March 27, 2015

The Last Game I Make Before I Die – The Story of ‘Crashlands’, Cancer and Leaving a Legacy

Editor’s Note: We met the three brothers that make up Butterscotch Shenanigans at GDC this year. When we found out about the incredible story behind their studio and the motivations behind shifting gears to their current project, we wanted to share it with everyone. However, since it involves illness, family, and other things which we […]

‘Breath of Light’ Review – A Boundary Pushing Zen Like Puzzle Game

Breath of Light [$2.99] is a meditative, zen like puzzle game that is beautiful, distinctive and fun to play. It’s not a prototypical puzzler; it’s a relaxing and unique experience which is currently rated the best new puzzle game in 92 countries by apple. The game centers around manipulating a captivating particle flow of light […]

Final Fantasy Record Keeper Review

div class=”topbox”Developer: a href=””DeNA/a Price: FREE Version Reviewed: 1.0 App Reviewed on: iPhone 5 Graphics / Sound Gameplay Playtime Replay Value /divpTherersquo;s no denying that a href=”″emFinal Fantasy All the Bravest/em/a received a rather unfriendly reception on the App Store. Therersquo;s also no denying that people are going to be inclined to think of emFinal […]

Ticklefluff Review

div class=”topbox”Developer: a href=”” target=”_blank”Liger Games/a Price: $0.99 Version Reviewed: 1.0.2 App Reviewed on: iPhone 5 Graphics / Sound Game Controls Gameplay Re-use / Replay Value /divpLike a cross between Bop-It! and a virtual pet, emTicklefluff/em is very cute and full of charm. Itrsquo;s a party game of sorts; a mini-game to distract you from […]

March 24, 2015

Rayark’s ‘Implosion’ Appears to be Submitted to Apple for Approval

Rayark’s upcoming character action game Implosion has been an interesting/frustrating one to follow. We first posted about it way back in September of 2013, and were really impressed with the accompanying video which showed some seriously fast-paced combat, cool story elements and awesome visuals. We were psyched, and so was our community. The following month […]

March 23, 2015

‘Tiny Dangerous Dungeons’ is a Game Boy-Style Metroidvania Releasing Next Week

Adventure Islands has just announced their next game after their last couple releases of Duke Dashington [$0.99] and Battle Slimes [$1.99]. Tiny Dangerous Dungeons is a challenging Metroidvania game with Game Boy visuals, and I imagine there’s a certain segment of our audience that gets very excited at that thought. This is adapted from the […]

Magenta Arcade Review

div class=”topbox”Developer: a href=”” target=”_blank”Long Hat House/a Price: $1.99 Version Reviewed: 1.2 App Reviewed on: iPhone 5 Graphics / Sound Game Controls Gameplay Re-use / Replay Value /divpBullet-hell shooters are nothing particularly new, however emMagenta Arcade/em manages to offer a few tweaks that make it feel fresher than most. Underneath those retro graphics and some […]

Cosmic Explorer: Redshift Review

div class=”topbox”Developer: a href=”” target=”_blank”Ernesto Hernandez/a Price: FREE Version Reviewed: 1.0.1 App Reviewed on: iPhone 5 Graphics / Sound Gameplay Playtime Replay Value /divpAt first, emCosmic Explorer: Redshift/em seems like a pretty promising game. In a similar vein to emOregon Trail/em, you embark upon a series of missions with your crew, making difficult decisions as […]